International Relations

Do you want to become an expert in the field of international relations and make a career in politics, diplomacy or media? Choose the International Relations study programme. The study programme focuses not only on the international relations in general but also on important states and areas of Europe. The language of instruction is English and the lecturers are both foreign and Czech experts in the field.

Why should you study this programme?

  • Gain knowledge of contemporary international and European politics and conflicts
  • Gain practical knowledge and skills in the field of diplomacy
  • Build a network of contacts with experts from international, European and government institutions
  • Get an opportunity to participate in traineeships abroad
  • Participate in workshops with international experts
  • Gain knowledge of law, economics, history and other humanities

What you will study

  • 1st semester
  • 2nd semester
  • 3rd semester
  • 4th semester
  • 5th semester
  • 6th semester

Who will teach you

The tuition of this study programme is provided mainly by the experts from the Department of International Relations and European Studies.

However, in the course of your study, you will also have the opportunity to meet the lecturers from the Department of Anglophone Studies and International Relations and European Studies (MVES).

Where can you work after graduating?

  • Governmental and non-governmental institutions and organisations
  • International and European institutions
  • State administration
  • Media, diplomacy
  • Non-profit sector
  • Private companies

Study programme: International Relations
Specialisation: European Studies
Form of study: full-time
Standard length of study: 3 years
Language of instruction: English
Place of instruction: Prague

Graduate outcomes

  • Assistant to the Ambassador
  • PR of political campaigns
  • Editor


Erasmus+ study stays and traineeships

Non-Erasmus+ study stays


Students may acquire:

Certificate of Iberoamerican Studies

Certificate in Asian Language (Chinese, Japanese)


Tel.: +420 274 815 044

Public Administrations
International Organizations
EU Institutions and Agencies
Private Companies

Online application


The required level of language skills according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages is B2.


Applicants may also prove their knowledge of English by providing the university with a legally attested (certified/notarised) copy of one of the following documents:

  • internationally recognised certificate in English (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, FCE, CAE, CPE) not older than two years
  • English state language examination diploma
  • certificate of a successfully completed secondary or university education instructed in English

Important notice

Completed secondary education - legally attested (certified/notarised) copy of high-school diploma or its equivalent in case of education completed abroad; applicants who completed their secondary education at schools that are not accredited by the Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports of the Czech Republic must also provide a document verifying official recognition of their school-leaving certificate/diploma by the Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports of the Czech Republic, i.e. "nostrification".

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